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Nabors Unit and C&J Energy to Form New Company, Shares Rise - Analyst Blog

Land drilling contractor, Nabors Industries Ltd. ( NBR ) announced that it has entered into an agreement with oilfield services provider C&J Energy Services, Inc. ( CJES ) to merge its... Read >>


Pension Rebalancing Has Money Flowing From Stocks to Bonds

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The U.S. Leads, Europe Churns, and China Expands - Analyst Blog

The U.S. Leads The "bad news" came out for the U.S. on Wednesday.  It did not shake share markets. A 2nd estimate for U.S. GDP in the first quarter of the year was 2.9%, the lowest... Read >>

Energy Transfer Partners Board Okays Bakken-Patoka Pipeline - Analyst Blog

Energy Transfer Partners LP ( ETP ) has received approval from its board of directors to manufacture a roughly 1,100 mile pipeline (Bakken Pipeline). The publicly traded energy pipeline operator... Read >>

Comstock Resources Reveals First Burleson County Well Results - Analyst Blog

Domestic energy explorer Comstock Resources Inc. ( CRK ) declared the first 24 hour drilling results from Henry A #1H, its first well in Burleson County, Texas area of the Eagle Ford shale. The... Read >>

Humana Touches New 52-Week High on Favorable Developments - Analyst Blog

On Jun 25, 2014, shares of Humana Inc. ( HUM ) reached a new 52 week high of $129.14, after a series of positive tidings for the company. The stock gained 51.86% in the one year period. Moreover,... Read >>

Alliance Data Canadian Biz in Cross-Country Deal with Sobeys - Analyst Blog

The Canadian Loyalty business of Alliance Data Systems Corporation ( ADS ) inked a multi year agreement with Sobeys, whereby the latter will issue AIR MILES at all Sobeys stores. Shares have... Read >>


Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Forest Laboratories Inc

We closed our position in drug manufacturer Forest Laboratories, Inc. ( FRX ) as the market reacted positively to the news that Actavis, Inc. PLC would buy Forest Laboratories at a significant... Read >>


Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Philip Morris International Inc

Tobacco product manufacturer Philip Morris International, Inc. ( PM ) is the world's second largest tobacco company and owns half of the leading international cigarette brands. The strength of... Read >>

FHFA to Sue Banks for Over-charging Insurance Fees? - Analyst Blog

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is considering suing banks and other mortgage servicers for over charging Fannie Mae ( FNMA ) and Freddie Mac ( FMCC ) on force placed insurance. Per the... Read >>